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The Vaillancourt Digital Library

Five Ways To Use Santa’s Digital Library

In March 2008, we launched a new initiative in our digital world by cataloging the complete Vaillancourt Folk Art Chalkware collection. Through the launch of a new web site, we were able to accomplish many goals: internally, we created a digital library that allowed us READ MORE »

Santa in Red and Green

Twelve Months of Christmas: April

  The Classic European Santa! It is easy to tell the difference between a modern American Santa and an old world European Santa. The slender figure and pointed hat of this Santa gives it away. First introduced as a prototype for Garnet Hill, this European Santa READ MORE »

Chalkware Village

Chalkware Village Series

Since 1984, Judi Vaillancourt has designed nearly 1,800 different chalkware pieces, including animals, rabbits and, most notably, Santas. When Judi first found one of the European Buildings she was quick to see the potential and, without hesitation, purchased eleven new chocolate molds to begin the READ MORE »

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